University of Applied Sciences

Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz (MIWB)

Discovery service of the OAPEN Foundation for e-books made accessible in open access by scientific publishers.

Full text scientific and scholary journals on a variety of subjects including:

    • Business and Economics
    • Health Sciences
    • Law and Political Science

Online versions of many books of great scientific publishers. The database includes e-books in almost all academic disciplines

Open access and 25 Emerald journals

Reference work covering the design, construction and operation of ships, offshore installations and other marine structures used for transportation, exploration and the exploitation of ocean-based resources including oil, gas and renewable energy. It embraces all of the disciplines of engineering and naval architecture that are found in the complementary marine and offshore industries.

Contains original papers on the science of navigation by man and animals over land and sea and through air and space, including papers presented at meetings of the RIN, and from its special interest groups and other organistations associated with navigation. Papers cover every aspect of navigation, from the highly technical to the descriptive and historical. Subjects include electronics, astronomy, mathematics, cartography, command and control, psychology and zoology, operational research, risk analysis, theoretical physics, operation in hostile environments, instrumentation, ergonomics, financial planning and law.

This book is the worldwide international standard Handbook for the shipmaster and all other interested parties whatever the ship’s flag state or nationality of the crew may be.

Management tool for the sharing of research publications . With information on authors, journals , theses and research trends in various areas

Gives access to the national scientific researchoutput of all Dutch universities, a couple of research institutes, the KNAW(Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) and the NWO (The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research). The content consists of publications, research output, doctoral e-theses and lists of publications of prominent researchers

NEN Connect is NEN's online standards management tool.
Standard available in NEN Connect: the core assortment
•All the Dutch standards (NEN, NPR, NTAM, HKZ)
•All in the Netherlands adopted European and international standards (NEN-EN, NEN-EN-ISO, NEN-ISO, NEN-EN-IEC and NEN-IEC)
•All the international standards (ISO and IEC)
•NEN’s practical guides
•Publication series on Hazardous Substances (PGS)

News database with business information including local, regional, national and international newspapers with archives.

The OECD i-Library is the doorway to the full-text of books and journals from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on a wide range of topics in economics, political science, environmental studies, energy, education, social sciences and health. OECD i-library user guide

Repository of content from more than 250 publishers supported with innovative technologies and tools.

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Database with online access to over 500 SAGE journals covering a wide range of subjects areas, including business humanities, social science, technology and medicine

NHL Stenden has access to the content of the last 10 years.

The full text database Science Direct published by Elsevier contains articles covering a wide range of subject areas, including Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences, Health Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Business, Management and Accounting, Economics and Finance, Psychology and Social Sciences.

NHL Stenden* has access to the content of the last 5 years.

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Full text articles from the publishers Springer and Bohn Stafleu & van Loghum. Besides Springers free content, including open access research articles, there are Dutch articles about health care available too